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My left side is not producing milk

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Kailynmommy22

Asked by Kailynmommy22 at 11:36 AM on Jun. 23, 2013 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Have you tried your breasts? Pending you recently birthed a baby.
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 11:56 AM on Jun. 23, 2013

  • We kinda need more info than that.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 12:16 PM on Jun. 23, 2013

  • How long since you gave birth? Are you nursing exclusively, supplementing, pumping, etc? Have you spoken to a lactation consultant?
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 3:33 PM on Jun. 23, 2013

  • Define "not producing." Normal pump output is half an ounce to two ounces combined from both breasts.

    It's very normal for one side to produce nothing more than drops. This is like being right or left handed. You can nurse a baby on oone breast for years.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 10:22 PM on Jun. 23, 2013

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